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JetBlue Airways Corporation
Paint the Town Pink (And Blue): JetBlue Starts Nonstop Flights to Bermuda
NEW YORK, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today launches service to Bermuda from New York, its hometown, bringing its signature low-fares and high-service to the island of pink sand beaches. JetBlue will offer two daily nonstop flights between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Bermuda with fares starting at $129(a) each way, and are available to customers online at www.jetblue.com.
Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
Pacific Sunwear Announces April Sales Increase 23 Percent -- Same Store Sales Up 14 Percent
ANAHEIM, Calif., May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN) today reported that total sales for the four weeks of fiscal April ending April 29, 2006 were $94.3 million, an increase of 23.3 percent over total sales of $76.4 million during the same period last year. Total Company same store sales increased 14.0 percent during the same period. By concept, PacSun same store sales increased 14.6 percent and d.e.m.o. same store sales increased 9.5 percent compared to the same four week period last year.
Urban Outfitters, Inc.
Urban Outfitters Q1 Sales Rise 17 Percent
PHILADELPHIA, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Urban Outfitters, Inc. (Nasdaq:URBN), a leading lifestyle consumer products company operating under the Anthropologie, Free People and Urban Outfitters brands, today announced sales for the three months ended April 30, 2006.